Tag: Drone

US top military officers for critical talks in Africa after Niger ousting to secure foothold in the region

June 25, 2024

The United States military commander is making a rare trip to Africa for talks on maintaining some of his troops' presence in West Africa, after ... Read More

Drones in Africa: cheap UAV proliferation changes warfare and fuels surge in deaths

May 9, 2024

Across Africa, a flood of cheap imported drones is fueling conflicts, filling the skies with new dangers, making the warfare deadlier and more indiscriminate, thus ... Read More

85 civilians killed in a drone strike by the Nigerian army

December 5, 2023

A Nigerian army drone accidentally killed at least 85 civilians on Sunday in a village in the Kaduna State, northwest Nigeria, according to official sources, ... Read More

First contingent of French troops withdrawn from Niger arrives in Chad

October 20, 2023

The first road convoy of French troops that were withdrawn from Niger following the removal of President Mohamed Bazoum arrived in Chad's capital on Thursday ... Read More

Spain to Launch Advanced Drone Patrol Program on Southern Borders

August 29, 2016

Spain is preparing a drone patrol program featuring sophisticated cameras in an attempt to boost its border security and counter illegal immigration and trafficking as ... Read More

US Navy first X-47B Drone Launch

May 16, 2013

The US navy has launched on Tuesday for the first time the X-47B drone from the USS George H.W. Bush nuclear-powered aircraft carrier. The first ... Read More

The Drone Wars – A National Debate Long Overdue

March 25, 2013

The White House was caught off guard when the thirteen hour filibuster of Senator Rand Paul sparked a national conversation about the use of drones ... Read More